Bring Mumia Home: December 7-9, 2013
A weekend of events in Philadelphia and New York mark the 32nd year of Mumia's Incarceration. Activities include youth forums in both cities, the launch of a Yoga series titled Free Your Mind, Free Your Body, Free Mumia, and a press conference on December 9, the day Mumia's was incarcerated in 1981. On this day, The Campaign to Bring Mumia Home is officially launched.
Mumia Turns 59 Years Old: April 24, 2013
On Mumia's 59th Birthday, his supporters gathered in front of the office of the District Attorney of Philadelphia to call for Mumia's release. That evening at the historic Church of the Advocate a new petition was introduced into the movement calling for Mumia's release, and million-signatures petition campaign was launched.
Cityplex 12 Bans Mumia Film: Newark, NJ April 2013
Shaquille O'Neal's movie theater pulls out of a scheduled showing of Long Distance Revolutionary, the latest documentary on Mumia Abu-Jamal. Supporters protest at the theater alongside Newark's poet laureate, Amiri Baraka.
Education Not Incarceration: February 2, 2013
Students at the Borough of Manhattan Community College lead an evening of political discussion and cultural performances on incarceration and attacks on public education. Mumia calls the event. Pam Africa of the International Concerned Friends and Family of Mumia Abu-Jamal is the keynote speaker.
#Occupy The Justice Department: April 24, 2012
On Mumia's 58th birthday, supporters rally for Mumia’s release in front of the Dept. of Justice in Washington DC. Their “Occupy the DOJ” demo marches from the DOJ to the White House, where a civil disobedience action leads to arrests.
30 Years of Incarceration is Enough! December 9, 2011
Mumia's supporters gather at Philadelphia's National Constitution Center to mark the 30th anniversary of Mumia's incarceration. Archbishop Desmond Tutu sends a video recording calling for Mumia's immediate release. Over 1200 people are in attendance. Members of Philadelphia's Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) protest outside.
International Mumia Supporters
A tiny sample of the international movement to free Mumia.
32 Years of Building of a Movement
A snapshot of the 32 year movement to free Mumia.
Visual art from around the world.
A collection of event flyers from around the world.